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    September 8, 2010
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wednesday morning, 9:00, thanks so much for joining us. i'm megan pringle. >> and i'm jamie costello. we have sesame street in here. >> we've got super grover, el-mo, but the reason they're here is we're talking fitness. >> and leslie is going to be here from brick bodies. you have worked out with leslie before. >> i have seen leslie work out. i've never worked out with leslie. she's actually the nicest person, but she's so fit. she's going to keep this workout i believe for the kids. >> good deal. and we have charlie daniels in here. where are the jobs? >> great thing because i think that's a big thing that we always here about. >> sesame street! how you doing, elmo? >> super grover.
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>> we've been exercising. did you run laps today? yeah, all right. run in place. we're going to talk more about sesame street coming in here. baltimore crowds are the greatest crowds. you know that. >> elmo is from from baltimore. >> big star that we're going to get into shape, right? >> all right. >> you too, grover. >> go over there and talk to our meteorologist lynette charles. all right. good morning, lynette. >> good morning, you guys. i love them so much. we have stuff to talk about right now and i'm going to bring them in a little bit later but right now they're stairing at me and i can't concentrate. we do have a fire watch from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. this is for all the areas shaded in beige. as you look back here towards the pink, this is a red flag warning and this is going to be in effect until 7 p.m.
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this evening. no burn of fires today. if you smoke and throw your butts out the window, don't do that today. it's also going to be very windy. in terms of the temperatures, yesterday, oh, boy did we heat up. temperatures came in to 91 degrees, we set a record. that was the 55th day we hit 90 or better. the record was set back in 1988. i'm forecasting today ahead of the front, maybe we could get to the 90s again. we are waiting for this front to move through. we do have some cool dry air on the back side of it. ahead of it, we had a few showers trying to pop up, but that was mainly in virginia. as we give you the wire view, we'll see what's going on in tk. this was once tropical storm hermine, it's continuing into oklahoma and kansas.
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if you're travels take you that way, you might want to rethink that because they are definitely going to see lots of water across that area. here's our forecast. we'll have a few clouds that will move in for thursday and friday but behind the front we'll get more sunshine. so i am going to forecast mostly sunny to partly cloudy as we go through tomorrow and also friday. so we definitely have some good days ahead. and good days ahead if you like the cooler temperatures as well. temperature-wise today, there's that 87 i was walking about, maybe at bwi, we could reach around 90 degrees. so warm and windy. windy is going to be the big story again. that's basically enhancing some of the fire threats we have as well. by tonight, yes, the clouds pretty much get out of here and you'll get that cooldown as the front moves through. 55, mostly clear and by tomorrow, check out the temperatures, 78 degrees, mostly sunny and very pleasant outside. i know you're going to take that
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for a temperature. 7-day forecast looks good, friday, 77, lots of sunshine on saturday. our next chance for showers here on sunday. now lets go to today's hot topic. let's say you go out for a nice romantic dinner and the bow tie guy sits you next to the table with miss mary's prek class. a north carolina restaurant say screaming children are no longer welcome. mack win et takes a look at the new rules and why this restaurant is bringing in new business. >> reporter: there's a new item on the menu at old salty restaurant on carolina baefrp and it may be hard for some parents to digest. no screaming children. >> if they find it offending, i suggest that they find another restaurant to eat it that does tolerate it. >> reporter: brenda arms is tired of hearing her customers complain about screaming kids while they're trying to dine. so she put up these signs inside
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and out. >> it has brought us in more customers than it's ever kept away. >> reporter: gary gibson is a first-time customer. >> having grandchildren going into restaurants with them, not very enjoyable when you hear a bunch of kids screaming, so it is nice to see a sign like that. >> reporter: but these parents from west virginia don't think the signs are so nice. >> i've never seen a restaurant say don't bring your screaming kids in here. you can't help it if your kids scream. >> reporter: but arms certainly thinks you can, that's why she confronted the heflins during our interviewer with them. >> it's not fair if i ask you if you're sitting at my table. >> if i saw the sign i wouldn't even come in. >> reporter: it was then that the heflin's baby started to cry. >> all right. >> reporter: question was whether that would be tolerated in the restaurant. >> i mean, he cries like that. other kids cry. >> that's a crying baby.
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here's a screaming child. >> reporter: regardless, all arms asks is that if your child is screaming, you take them outside. >> we're not saying you child can't have fun. we're not saying your child can't be in here. >> reporter: still the policy from arms has some parents up in arms over their next meal. absolutely 100%, we want to know what do you think about this. you we want your two cents on today's hot topic. we posted a question for you to comment on our wmar facebook page. we asked, do you think it is good restaurant policy to prohibit screaming children and babies and already a lot of you are sounding off. sheila writes in, if it would have happened when my babies were little i'd tell the restaurant to pack sand and i'd tell all my mommy friends. lisa weighs, i think it is rude for a person to sit there and allow their child to scream and
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yell while others are enjoying their meal. if my children scream, i bring them back in set them straight. you can let us know what you think, share your two cents on our wmar facebook fan page. leave your comments and we'll share them throughout the show. we've been flooded with comments. >> absolutely. >> we will get them all to you. with the september 11th anniversary just days away, controversies are heating up from no, to florida. one of them could put lives in danger. >> it puts our soldiers in jeopardy very likely. we've already seen a demonstration here in kabul just that the event could take place. >> why even the vatican is speaking out against this idea. getting pregnant for a lot of women is a lifelong dream. we're going to show you how gestational carriers are giving
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hope to couples desperate to have a baby. we're going to get your day started with sesame street, elmo and grover have simple and fun tips for your kids. everybody i talk to who's seen our tv says, "what service do you have?" i tell them, "i have verizon fios." and they go out and buy it. [ male announcer ] why settle for cable? now you can switch to fios tv, internet and phone for just $99.99 a month for a year.
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there it is, still there. making it through another day as we get set for another scorcher, maybe. we'll find out from lynette charles in just a second. for a lot of women, getting pregnant is a lifelong dream, no doubt about it but because of health issues, some women just aren't physically able to carry a child. on this morning's take 5 series on infertility, how some women are giving hope to couples who want to have a baby. >> growing up, i never thought this would be. >> reporter: life took an unexpected turn for kristen jagodowski. >> i feel like in one second my dream was shattered. >> reporter: her dream to be a mom was shattered. >> i thought i was going to fall apart. i was told as a child having cystic fibrosis that there was a good chance that i would not be
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fertile. >> reporter: her doctor told her it would not be safe to get pregnant so she and her husband decided to look into adoption until she got a phone call from her best friend jennifer that would change everything. >> she said hey, kristen, i've been thinking, i've talked to my husband, we've been praying about it and she said i really want to carry a baby for you. >> reporter: kristen couldn't believe what she was hearing. >> i said i have to talk to my husband. i went upstairs right away and you will not believe what just happened. i told him, that night we were kind of like this feels right. >> reporter: it felt right because kristen had been through everything together. they'd been friends since they were 7 playing house and growing up sharing special moments. jennifer, a mother herself was offering to be kristen's gestational carrier. that's when someone will carry a woman for pregnancy when a woman can't
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do it herself. the doctor said it was a perfect fit. >> she was young and had good eggs and we were able to place one embryo ointo her best friend. >> reporter: a baby is now on the way for kristen and her husband. they're expecting in february. >> when that child is here, i'm going to love that child so much more because this valley that i've gone through, this long journey, i feel like, you know, there's a reason you go through the valleys. i think, you know, makes being on top that have mountain so much more worth while. >> reporter: in frederick, linda so, abc2 news. we want to remind you you are counting down the days until komen maryland's race for the cure. we hope that you'll join us. abc2 news while be live on the
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air to broadcast the event from 7 in the morning until the in the morning. head to our website at abc2news.com. when you get there, look on the top of the page. there's a link that says lifestyle. click on that and scroll down to think pink and that will give you all the registration info that you need. megan, i know brick bodies is on york road, puerto rico adonia road, but sesame street, leslie is here in, commander. how are you? >> great. how are you. >> it is so important to get our kids healthy. >> starting very young. >> we even saw ray rice was in baltimore city yesterday telling us how to eat and exercise. what would you like to put through kids in a program like healthy prime minister? >> keep it very simple. keep it very fun. fundamentals, basic fundamentals, first three letters, the word fun. at two and three years old, you want to make sure children are never inactive for any longer than an hour.
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get them in a structured program for 30 minutes and unstructured program for 60 minutes. >> get them outside. >> get them playing and moving. >> i want to bring in, come on in. leslie is going through here with sesame street crashing ters, super grover and elmo. work it out. >> that's smart. lift your knees, lift your knees. >> pick it up. >> use the letter v, make a letter v. up, up, make a v. you can do a v. great. v. now, plant your feet and we're going to squat it down and we're going to touch the floor and we're going to jump, touch the floor, see how high you can jump and jump. march again. march, march, march. let's walk in a circle. can we go in a circle to the right? let's touch the floor and jump again. and up and down. >> there you go, elmo. super grover right on it.
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>> good, grover. up and all right. thumb's up. >> do you feel better after this? with all the clients that you have at brick bodies coming in, what do they say about growing up as kids? some people feel we will never get out of shape, we're kids, running, running, and all of a sudden we get to adult and look like me. what happened? >> well, we keep it progressive. you want to make sure that kids throughout their teenage years continue to have fun. we have programs at brick bodies that incorporate yoga for children, strength conditioning for children, keeping them going from when they're 2 to 6 all the way through their teenage years. >> when are they supposed to get into yoga? >> absolutely. the stretching aspect is so good to prevent any injuries and keep it fun. >> all right. leslie. thank you so much. and we're going to be back with super grover and also elmo. let's put it up here on the
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board here about sesame street live. here we go. elmo's healthy heroes at first arena thursday and sunday. they have eight shows. how much is eight, elmo? nice job. you can call 547-seat. thanks for being with us leslie. >> thanks. all right, to burn or not to burn, it's the burching issue of the day. a florida pastor wants to burn the koran on 9/11. an army general trying to protect his troops says don't. find out where we stand coming up. everybody i talk to who's seen our tv
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thanks for joining us this morning. we want to get back to your two cents on today's hot top iks. a north carolina restaurant's ban on screaming kids on the wmar facebook fan page, we asked you do you think it's good restaurant policy to prohibit screaming babies and children. so this is what you guys are saying. cecilia writes in, i don't think it's a good idea for the restaurant to do this but it would be a wonderful meal without the yelling and complaining children. another person posts kind of hard to enforce, kids aren't usually planning to tell you ear going to scream or cry. they'll be fine, 99% of the
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time. if you would like to weigh in, share your today's two twents on the work mar facebook fan page and leave a comment. >> i'm going to cry between 6 and 8. >> i think parenting would be a lot easier if you could plan for that. we want to switch gears a bit and tell you about another hot topic. a controversy over a florida pastor's plan to burn the koran and the growing controversy. >> both controversies are growing in intensity as we get closer to the anniversary of 9 slrv 11. abc2 news dan. >> reporter: iman faisal writes if america backs down from constructing the center, quote, we see the discourse and essentially our future to
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radicals on both sides. the paradigm of a clash between the west and the muslim world will continue. it is, however, unlikely to squash the union going controversy and mean while, overnight, secretary of the state hillary clinton joined what has been a coordinated federal assault on that small church in florida that plans to burn korans on 9/11. >> i am heartened by the clear unkwif cal condemnation of this disrespectful disgraceful act that this ha come from american religious leaders of all faiths. >> reporter: secretary clinton added her voice to a growing government chorus including general david patraeus that the burning could jeopardize troops. >> any activity that huts puts our troops in harm's way would be a concern to the administration. >> reporter: also weighing in
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the vatican saying no one burns the koran and a group of american religious leaders, including catholics, evangelicals, jews and muslims say koran burning is exhibit a in a antimuslim frenzy. >> america was not built on hated, it was built on love. >> reporter: but the man at the center is not running away. >> reporter: jesus was not into burning books but i think he would burn this one. >> reporter: we may not know how the controversy turns out until the last minute until that pastor decides whether or not to burn the koran or not. another word on i man, he says he has the support of the christian president, barack obama and jewish new york mayor. >> one more night on the florida pastor, he says he's gotten a
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lot of support claiming people have sent him more than 200 korans to burns on his bonfire. >> really? i didn't hear that. >> kind of hard to know whether it's the right thing to even cover this story because i think a lot of people feel like it's an ignorant thing to do and do you want to give ignorance a voice. if you want to weigh in, feel free on our wmar facebook fan page. coming up next, joni daniels. >> she's here in our studio and always has awesome advice and perhaps this will be our finest performance yet. >> she's going to let out the secret where the jobs are. and where are the worst roads? maybe it's the road you traveled today. find out where our roads rank in a national survey. >> and there are no bumps, no potholes on sesame street. find out where you can see the famous characters coming up next. [ male announcer ] are you watching cable?
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thanks for joining us this wednesday morning. all right, are you looking for a job? has it been a strug toll get noticed in the tough job market. a lot of you are nodding your
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head saying absolutely. that's where good morning maryland at 9. send us your resumes. here are this week's job hunters. >> hello. i'm melanie collins, a professional human resource administrator with over 12 years of experience. i have a diverse background in the manufacturing, nonprofit, health care and hospitality industries. i am a recruiter and motivator and engaging trainer. i look forward to speaking with you how i may assist your organization to accomplish it's financial and operational goals. thank you. >> my name is joanne saner and i have worked as a health desk analyst. i have experience in micro soft office, unix, windows xp. i have supported internal and external users in a wide variety of applicables.
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i have documented and tracked calls using several call tracking systems and i am able to learn most systems quickly. please contact me for an interview. thank you. >> hi. i'm joni reynolds a marketing and communication professional with over 20 years experience in media relations, staff and traffic management, strategic planning, public relations and social networking. i want to work. i want to use my skills and hopefully i will get to talk to you about what i can do for your company. i can be reached at jreynolds at aol.com for an interview. thank you. >> if you want to work like joanie there, all you have to do is send us your resumes. make sure that you attach your resume as a microsoft word document. then we'll call you to come in and tape a 20-second pitch and we'll put that on the air on wednesdays and online fufrment want to see more of those video
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resumes, two to abc2news.com and click on the money tab at the top of the home page and then back to work. >> here she is the wonderful joni daniels who heckels us threw the commercials. what do you want to be called, joni? job coach in 3rd base coach but you want to be called a consultant in. >> right. >> good. >> that's what i am. >> you have the secret out of the bag, where the jobs are. >> which is a great segment. >> i read it every morning, the baltimore business journal i think is doing a tremendous job in not just the minimum wage jobs but jobs that are really good, good well-paying jobs. >> i have my chee chee here because i don't want to miss anything. and the bba has a back to work blog online and in print and they list not just who in the region is hiring but the types of jobs. sales technology, real estate,
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administrative, professional services, and recently reported that there is a real estate development project in croft ton, which is going to hire as many as 2400 positions over the next four years. >> i think that's great. >> it's very encouraging. >> what about this, city business. >> city business.com has 35 web pages that are dedicated to job openings in our region. and again, we range from accounting and finance, engineering, hr, public relations and they also have sites for philadelphia, boston, no, pittsburgh new york city and charleston. >> the u.s. office of personnel management. >> everybody talks about maryland being a great state to work if if you want a job in government. and opm.gov, opportunities for veterans, people with disabilities, students, senior executives, they even have a
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page with special web sites for government jobs. >> can you fill out the government application online there? >> yes. >> the department of defense. >> department of defense is one of the best -- maryland is one of the best placeness the east coast to get a job in the department of defense and if you have the security clearance, right now they have 970 jobs listed in the region in the department of defense. >> how many? >> 970. >> no kidding? >> no kidding. and you can search by company. you can search by region and you can search by position. >> all right. career builder. >> career builder gives you a local and national view, they have a site career builders companies hiring this months, it gives you a local and regional view as well as a national view. it can help you figure out if you need to expand your search or just the baltimore region. >> ush saying cast a wider net. >> if you want to look nationally and expand your
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search, look at aol, they have the top 10 companies hiring right now site and it changes every week and so you might not be thinking i really need to move out of the area, you want to stay around, people in this region tend to really enjoy this region and stay here for a long time, but sometimes depending on the area of your professional expertise, you have to widen your search and look beyond the maryland state. >> have you noticed we had monster.com and career builder back then, but since the economy has taken a turn for the worse, more of these web sites are popping up offering help to people. >> yes and also the professional web sites, if you belong to a professional association, every professional association has a website, they now are creating job banks and places where employers can come and they can advertise for their members. >> out of the one, two, three, four, five, you just mentioned. which one would you go to first?
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>> bj. >> yeah, me tonchts you can get ideas of companies, is so that when you cover your -- did your cover letter, you can cite in of the information you learned. >> great job of i told you you did well today. >> thank you. i'll see you next month. >> sure. all right, megan. every day, many of you are probably frustrated by the roads we drive on, potholes, bumps, et cetera. coming up, maryland's roads do not rank very well but why does the state say that the survey doesn't tell the whole story? we're going to look at that, plus sesame street. no bumps there. it's already ready here in town to entertain your kids. where you can see them and why they're hoping why lynette has a few more sunny days. >> i do. we're waiting for this front to move through the area. let me show you maryland's most powerful radar, because that front is already knocking on our
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door step. you can see that we do have a little bit of sun out there. most of the clouds are down to our south. i'll show you the outdoor view now. you're looking at chesapeake beach and what's going to happen right now, temperature coming in at 75 degrees and humidity 69%. winds out of the southwest about 9 mile-per-hour, they'll pick up more as we go through the day. my commute home to the eastern shore every night only takes an hour but that's more time than congress spends reading massive spending bills, it's crazy. that's why i wrote a law that requires 72 hours to read every bill. i read the big bills and i said no. no to the $3 trillion budget, no to the bank bailout, and no to the health care bill. at home you would never pay a bill without reading it neither should congress. i'm frank kratovil and i approve this message because i'm proud to be ranked one of the most independent members of congress.
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today is september 8th. happy birthday. like crystal pierce from easton turning 24 day. crystal have a wonderful birthday. >> if you're having a birthday, just e-mail us right now at morning show at wmar.com and include a date of birth, your name and a whole bunch of stuff. we'll let everybody know about it here. >> we love the tidbits. jamie likes to fish, he's turning 70 this year. let us know, give us all the details. speaking of details. time now for a featured events when we tell you what's happening in the community frlt i got an e-mail that baby loves dis co, you ever heard of this? >> no. >> they are going to be at the columbia mall and it's a fun dance class for preschoolers, parents who want to get a break from the playground and do something september. it will be saturday september 11 from 1 until 4 in the afternoon.
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if you want more information, go to the mall's website or the phone number on your screen. the great tim kefr sent this in about the tour detalbot, coming up on saturday morning are, it's a 20, 65 or 100 mile bike ride and starts right there at easton high school. probably where crystal went and it will end up but you get to take the ferry. you go all around easton and all around talbot county. this is a fundraiser for juvenile diabetes research. i put up the website there. go to it and tell him i'll be biking. >> so there you have it. if you have an event happening in your xhnt and you want to -- in your community and you want us to mention it, send us an he'll. the address is on the screen. baltimore street is turning
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we have an update on a story we first told you about last month, friends of loyola #th grader who is battling leukemia asked for your help, you came out. join for joe bone mare row drive and a don orr has been found. every tuesday and wednesday night is join for joe night at your local chili's. they will donate 20% to the fund. all right. ever been a little unhappy driving around maryland roads? well, you're not alone. in fact a nonprofit group has ranked us as some of the worst roads in the country but the state says the foundation a following a too narrow a road for the study. >> reporter: when you hit a bump, one bump and some case as crater right in the middle of the road, you know it can really
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tick you off. >> i've been outside the united states and i have driven ons roads in north carolina, dirt roads, none of them have the potholes maryland has. >> reporter: then there's this, construction, the curse of the orange barrels. summer is the only time projects can get done and that makes the congestion worse. >> everywhere we're staying there was a lot of construction. >> reporter: was it maintenance or bumpy roads? >> no, they were doing some type of construction, so there was traffic backed up and it was bad. >> reporter: l.a. based reason foundation's 19th annual survey rankd maryland as one of the worst highway systems in the nation citing factors like congestion, grid safety, the amount of money spent on maintaining roads and the number of fatalities, they say maryland doesn't spend its highway
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dollars efficiently. but the state says the way they measure the data is flawed. >> state highways the ones with numbers are interstates, u.s. and routes, we have about 20% of the road mileage but we carry 70% of the traffic and in maryland, people travel about 58 billion miles a year. >> reporter: the state says it has made great strides in repairing roads and bridges. in fact, it increased the number of structurally distinguish bridges. she said studies like this need to take bo account that maryland is not montana and being in the busiest corridor of the country. >> bottom line is maryland taxpayers should know they're money is being invested into their system to keep it in good shape. >> reporter: roosevelt leftwich, absence 2 news. >> we have new york, new jersey, california and alaska.
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at the top you have montana, north dakota, kansas and south carolina. megan. we want to go back to your two cents on today's hot topic. a north carolina's ban on screaming kids. on our work mar facebook fan page we asked you, do you think this is a good policy for the restaurant to have and the facebook page is lighting up. comments i don't see the point of making an appointment or making a sign. if a baby starts crying excessively, they're going to ask them to quiet the baby down or leave. and carol writes in, maybe it's time for parents to take responsibility and self-regulate when their child is misbehaving in public. stacy comments i don't see anything wrong with what the restaurant is doing and wish that more restaurants would do something similar. we always want to know what you think, so head to our wmar facebook fan page and leave your two cents on todayed hot topic. i was told we have over 30.
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we always want to know what you think. there's certainly going to be a lot of good screaming going on this weekend. i want to you meet amanda from sesame street. >> it's a great show at mariner arena to teach kids about being healthy and learning about their bodies. >> friends from sesame street come to baltimore all the time to first mare mer and have a message. what is the point in this one? why do you want to talk about healthy lifestyle for kids? >> that's their basis of growing up. they're going to learn everything how to take care of themselves now so when they grow up, they have all the right qualities. >> we hear childhood obesity is an increasing problem, so we want to let kids know there is fun options out there. >> and how to eat. our friend cookie monster helps us. >> who needs the most work on sesame street? >> well, the show is all about helping super grover because he
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loses his superness. yeah, he's here. let's bring him in. >> super grover you need to step up, huh? el-mo, come over tlchlt how's elmo doing? >> he's the one that's going to help grover. grover gets so preoccupied with saving sesame street that he doesn't take time out for himself to take care of himself and el-mo and his friends, they have to become the heroes because super grover -- >> you can't do it all on your own pal. so we want to talk about when the performance is going but what i think is you guys came in to do a number. you're going to dance a little bit? you and i are going to step out of the way. these two are going to do an old classic. take it away, elmo and grover. take it away, guys. cue up the music.
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 can you tell me how to get to sesame street .  come and play, everything's a-okay. friendly neighbors there that's where we meet .  can you tell me how to get, how to get to sesame street   >> let's come back in here amanda. el-mo, really quickly, i love -- that one move you guys do together where you're holding hands. let's see. all right. some big feet you have there, grover. we're going to work on that. is this the kind of event that kids of all ages is k-go do and can they dance in the aisles? >> absolutely. we want every one to stand up in their seats and join in.
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we have some workout moves we want everyone to stand up and do with us. >> these two were working out earlier with the folks from brick bodies. did you have a good workout? >> they told me afterwards they were sweating. >> i bet. plus they're furry, so that's not easy. you carry it off well, grover, seriously. tell us when can we go? we'll put all the information up on the screen. are tickets still available? >> absolutely. you can go to the first mariner arena or says mestreetlive.com. we have two shows on friday and saturday three shows, to plenty of opportunities to come and two more shows on sunday. >> everybody loves sesame street. they always have positive messages. it's so much fun. we're going to play the music and put that information on our website and go dance. i saw you dancing. good move. what do you say, jamie?
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good morning, everyone. i have a special treat for you. i don't think i've ever been more excited to do the weather of the i'll call on my fabulous friends in here. one on one side, the other on the other. so we're going to do -- can i get hugs first before we start? hug, hug, hug. love it, love it. so now we're going to talk about the temperature. we're going to talk about temperatures -- you got it? wait, but you're actually -- step this way with me. good. point to charles there, okay. it was hot yesterday. these were our highs. very hot yesterday and let's see, let's go back this way. i'm going to go to you. look this way. do you have a headache? move this way. i want you to point to new york. there you go. new york was 87 and baltimore was 91 degrees yesterday. oh, yeah, it was hot.
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we're going to go to our next map an you can see what's going on here. right now temperatures aren't too bad. are you walking down the steps? [laughter]. >> actually right now we're 69 at altoonachla. i have a treat, sunny days, we just sing? can you turn this way? we're going to sing the song. do you want my voice?  sunny days, sweeping the clouds away .  on my way to where the air is sweet .  can you tell me how to get, how to get to sesame street   >> yeah, i like that. so we have some more weather to talk about and our high temperature today will be right around 87 degrees and we're waiting for the cold front to go
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through. and once it does, we are going to be seeing some cooler air in the forecast as we head interest tonight, the temperature will be around 55 degrees here and by tomorrow, 78. do you guys like 78 degrees? i like 78. all right. and then we're going to be looking at our 7-day forecast and we step out. let's go over this way. 78 degrees as we check out what's going on here and our 7-day forecast looks pretty good as we can see -- i love you guys. you're like my little shadow. windy, we will be windy and cooler as we go into tomorrow. that's the wind. el-mo just did the wind. 78 as we go into thursday and friday, # 7 degrees. 82 degrees on saturday and check out sunday, guys. we do have a chance for a shower or thunderstorm. can you do a shower for me in let the rain pour. the rain is coming down on you. like the rain. [laughter]. >> we have more sunshine moving
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in here as we go into monday and tuesday. those temperatures will be right around 84 degrees and 83 degrees. so the forecast not too bad. the biggest story is the fact that we definitely have to get through today and that cold front is going to be moving -- the cold front is going to be moving through and we're going to be very windy. in the meantime we already have some sun out there and cooler temperatures as we go into thursday and friday. i think el-mo, you did a super job and so did super grover. it's absolutely gorgeous for you guys to be here and gorgeous weather. exactly. you guys going to come join us over here? >> thanks for coming, you guys. >> thank you. beth weather yet. >> we'll see you tomorrow.
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